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Saturday, July 04, 2015
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Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A month-long film series during the lunch hour. Bring your lunch. We'll have sweets and drinks waiting for you.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Science Matters in America will present a program all about science with lots of hands on fun!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Science Matters in America will present a program all about science with lots of hands on fun!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers and preschoolers. This is a program for children and parents/caregivers. Experience books, fingerplays, games, crafts and music.Various topics will include: community helpers, superheroes, historical heroes, etc…
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Design your own canvas tote with a monogram or doily cloth.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Thursday, July 09, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers and preschoolers. This is a program for children and parents/caregivers. Experience books, fingerplays, games, crafts and music.Various topics will include: community helpers, superheroes, historical heroes, etc…
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Saturday, July 11, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Genealogy Specialists Joyce and Cassie invite you to attend a monthly program that provides tips and guidance for those beginning or advancing their genealogical research. All sessions take place in the Genealogy/Local History Room of the Lawrenceburg Public Library. Club meets 2-3 PM on the first Saturday of the month. See you there!
Location
Genealogy Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Chris McHenry, former County Historian, will speak about the events of June 1990. This program is co-sponsored by the Historical Society and the Lawrenceburg Public Library District.
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy playing Wii with your friends? Have a favorite board game? We play Munchkin, Fluxx, Chess and more! Come hang out with us, we'll have games, snacks and fun!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
A month-long film series during the lunch hour. Bring your lunch. We'll have sweets and drinks waiting for you.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
LOOK! There at your library! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Professor Steve! Watch in amazement as Professor Steve does everything that Superman can do (including levitating, controlling gravity & breaking objects with laser heat vision), & then learn the science behind it all! Great for all ages! Let Professor Steve show your group how much fun & exciting science can be!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Monthly meetings (March - October) discuss topics of local history. Join us in the Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room at 6 p.m.
Location
Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
LOOK! There at your library! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Professor Steve! Watch in amazement as Professor Steve does everything that Superman can do (including levitating, controlling gravity & breaking objects with laser heat vision), & then learn the science behind it all! Great for all ages! Let Professor Steve show your group how much fun & exciting science can be!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for this bimonthly book discussion group covering a variety of fiction and non-fiction titles dealing with historical topics. Copies of the discussion title will be available in the Genealogy/Local History Room one month before the upcoming meeting.
Location
Sally Stegner Depot Meeting Room
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers and preschoolers. This is a program for children and parents/caregivers. Experience books, fingerplays, games, crafts and music.Various topics will include: community helpers, superheroes, historical heroes, etc…
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
We’re having a mini Comic Con! Up, Up and Away Comics will be here to join in the fun! Come in your best Hero or Villain costume and you could win a prize! Part of our UNMASK Summer Reading Program for Teens: grades7-12, Hope to see you there!
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Storytime for toddlers and preschoolers. This is a program for children and parents/caregivers. Experience books, fingerplays, games, crafts and music.Various topics will include: community helpers, superheroes, historical heroes, etc…
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Date
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Come join us for our book discussion of the month, and enjoy some coffee and treats!
January: Defending Jacob by William Landay
February: The husband's secret by Liane Moriarity
March: Rules of civility by Amor Towles
April: The cat's table by Michael Ondaatje
May: Letters from Skye by Jessica Brockmore
June: The Paris architect by Charles Belfore
July: The most dangerous thing by Laura Lippman
August: And the mountains echoed by Khalid Hosseini
September: Philomena by Martin Sixsmith
October: The end of always by Randi Davenport
November: Orphan train by Christina B. Kline
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
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Computer Lab
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Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Rating
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ISBN
9780385522182
Rating
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Reviewer's Name
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Age Level
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ISBN
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ISBN
9780060736590
Rating
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Reviewer's Name
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Age Level
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